First Lady Melania Trump was rushed to the hospital on Monday morning to begin treatment on a benign kidney condition, according to White House Communications Director Stephanie Grisham.
“This morning, first lady Melania Trump underwent an embolization procedure to treat a benign kidney condition. The procedure was successful, and there were no complications,” Grisham said in a statement.
“Mrs. Trump is at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and will likely remain there for the duration of the week. The first lady looks forward to a full recovery so she can continue her work on behalf of children everywhere,” she continued.
Trump was taken to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland for the procedure. According to CNN, President Donald Trump remained at the White House.